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Recent Charleston reviews

  • Perfect in every way

    "My wife and I stayed for the entire month of February 2015. The house was very clean and fully stocked with all living essentials, including lots of towels,sheets,pillow cases,blankets, all sorts of pots and pans, silverware etc etc. The beds were incredibly comfortable, all the furniture in all rooms very well maintained, all TV's internet, kitchen and laundry appliances worked well. Really, we felt as if we were at home for all intents and purposes. The location was outstanding, near shopping,dining, within easy walk to Pitt St Pier and it's fabulous sunsets, and a very short drive to all beaches as well as downtown Charleston. Kathy our owner could not have been more friendly and helpful. Again and again she helped us feel at home and was most attentive to some very minor repair that really could have waited until we left. She personally introduced us to local bargain stores, car mechanics and bike rentals (in fact she used her van to transport the bikes for us). By the end of the month she became a friend rather than landlady. This house owner and location made for a fabulous experience, without a single complaint...other than we wished to stay longer."
    Guest: Dov R. Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: March 7, 2015
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  • Not disappointed!

    "After reading all the reviews, we rented this place for the whole month of February 2015. It was just about perfect for us. The location is absolutely great--2 1/2 blocks from the Market and its free trolley stop, great restaurants and shopping and history. An excellent Harris-Teeter grocery store is just a block away. The included designated parking space on-site is a tremendous plus. The kitchen has everything needed for in-home cooking. The living room is large and comfortable with a full-size pull out couch, wide-screen cable tv and bright beachy decor. The bedroom is very large with plenty of drawer space, walk-in closet and linen closet. The queen-size bed was very comfortable. The bathroom was more than adequate but could use some updating. The staff were very responsive to the few questions or issues that came up. The only cons were minor--the exterior of the building is not all that impressive, the interior hallways are plain and a little dreary but clean and the parking space painted numbers are hard to see. Also the stools at the breakfast bar were too short for us to eat there comfortably (but we ate out most of the time!). We highly recommend this location."
    Guest: james s. Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: March 10, 2015
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  • Owner is great to work with!

    "I wanted to take the time to write a review because the homeowner was such a pleasure to deal with. We had some unexpected car trouble alter our plans and he really helped us out with rescheduling when he didn't have to. House location & the pool make it a great choice for families! And for what it's worth, the master bathroom shower is great!!! (After reading that other review I was nervous about that, but don't be!) The house is a little older, but the rooms are large and they are well maintained. Not to mention it's nestled on this beautiful street in a very ideal location."
    Guest: Jacqui Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 31, 2014
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  • Great Charleston Girl's Weekend

    "Loved the accommodations! Peg was the most accommodating hostess! Highly recommend this and would love to return here!"
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: February 17, 2015
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Charleston Travel Tips

Experience the true meaning of Southern charm with a trip the Charleston, S.C. This city is an ideal spot to experience exceptional down-home cooking, welcoming hospitality, exciting culture and unique coastal history.

Charleston features an interesting and unique blend of culture and is known for its local art, music and food scenes. No matter what season you visit, there's always something fun happening in the area for both indoor and outdoor lovers.

You can stroll the tree?-lined streets and view the lovely Antebellum architecture, enjoy dinner on the patio of a restaurant and wander through the various shops, museums, galleries and theaters.

Charleston is home to many festivals throughout the year, including the Spoleto Festival USA, a 17-day fest with more than 100 performances by different artists, as well as the Charleston Food and Wine Festival, Charleston Fashion Week and the Holiday Festival of Lights, to name a few.

In 2011, Charleston was named one America's favorite cities by Travel + Leisure, and in 2013 Conde Nast Traveler, was placed at no. 1 in their top 10 best cities list.

Things to Do

- Dock Street Theatre: Experience history with a visit to the Dock Street Theatre, America's first theater. It opened in 1736 and hosted the first opera performance in America, "Flora." Now, this space is home to South Carolina's largest theater company, so be sure to catch a show while you're in town. The theater also hosts different festivals throughout the year and produces more than 120 performances each season.

- Magnolia Plantations and Gardens: Enjoy the Southern climate and get some fresh air at the Magnolia Plantations and Gardens. It opened in 1870 and features a stunning display of flowers and plants throughout. In addition to exploring the flora and fauna, you can check out the nature train or take a boat tour. There's even a petting zoo for the kids.

- The Charleston Museum: After you see America's oldest theater, you can visit America's oldest museum - The Charleston Museum - which was established in 1773. It was partly inspired by the British Museum and displays collections about natural science, ornithology, historical culture and documentary and photographic resources. Learn about the history of the area and how Charleston has developed through time.

- Firefly Distillery: If you enjoy Southern libations, head to the Firefly Distillery for a tasting. It's South Carolina's first and largest distillery and produces Sweet Tea Vodka, Firefly Moonshine and other liquors. Enjoy the Southern hospitality as you sip on the different cocktails and take a tour of the Irvin Vineyards.

- Fort Sumter Tour: Step back in time with a tour of Fort Sumter, the site where the famous shots that started the American Civil War were fired. Departures for the tour start at Liberty Square in downtown Charleston or Patriot's Point in Mount Pleasant. On a 30-minute tour, you'll hear all about the history of Fort Sumter, events that lead to the war and facts about the area. The fort also houses an informative museum with historic artifacts.

Shopping and Dining

- Poogan's Porch: This Victorian mansion-turned-restaurant was voted as having the best grits in the Lowcountry, so you can be sure you'll dine on amazing Southern cooking at Poogan's Porch. It was named after the dog of the home's previous owners. Poogan's Porch is known for its signature buttermilk fried chicken, she-crab soup and homemade buttermilk biscuits and sausage gravy.

- Hank's Seafood: Seafood is a must when dining in Charleston and a trip to Hank's Seafood fits the bill. The menu features classic Charleston fish house favorites with a blend of traditional seafood plates and Lowcountry dishes - all with a contemporary flare. Enjoy the laid-back, charming ambiance as you feast on Lowcountry bouillabaisse and she-crab soup, oysters casino, shellfish cocktail with loverster, Charleston oyster stew or Hank's signature pan-fried crab cakes.

- Charleston Historic Market: Do a bit of shopping as you stroll through the Charleston Historic Market, a hub of activity in the city. The Greek Revival-style Market Hall houses the Daughters of the Confederacy museum, and behind it, there are a variety of vendor sheds where you can peruse clothing, jewelry, souvenirs, artwork, crafts and goods. Pick up some souvenirs to remember your trip, then take a carriage ride through the city's back streets starting and ending right in the market.

- Toast: Brunch is a favorite meal of many, and you can feast at one of Charleston's best at toast. With bottomless mimosas and a tasty menu, this is the perfect place to get your day started right. Choose from French toast, eggs, omelets, surf and turf and much more.

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